BELGRADE -- Serbia will not close its diplomatic and consular offices in crisis areas as long as there are conditions to provide consular protection for Serbian citizens.
BERLIN -- German MP from the ranks of the SPD party Dietmar Nietan says Serbia was "not under obligation" to join the sanctions imposed by the EU against Russia.
BELGRADE -- Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird will arrive on a four-day visit to Serbia on Friday, the Serbian Foreign Ministry confirmed Wednesday for Tanjug.
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- The dialogue between Belgrade and Priština will continue on September 4 with a meeting of a working group, Marko Đurić has announced.
BELGRADE -- The European Union has defined what it seeks from Serbia, when it comes to Russia, as a matter of "solidarity or active neutrality," said Tanja Miščević.
BELGRADE -- Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić will be in Germany today and on Thursday, where he will participate in a conference dedicated to the Western Balkans.
BELGRADE -- Minister of Public Administration and Local Self-Government Kori Udovički scheduled on Tuesday the elections for national minority councils for October 26.
PRIŠTINA -- There will be no snap parliamentary elections in Kosovo, the Constitutional Court of Kosovo has decided, Tanjug is reporting.
SALZBURG -- Foreign Minister and First Deputy PM Ivica Dačić says Serbia will be taking over the chairmanship of the OSCE in a delicate and complicated moment for Europe.
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- Serbian Government Office for Kosovo Director Marko Đurić said on Tuesday that Serbia stands firmly behind the five Serb defendants in Kosovo.
BELGRADE -- Serbia is absolutely committed to finding a solution to the missing persons' issue and not a single body or individual has ever done anything to prevent it.
BELGRADE -- Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić has congratulated Slovenia's new Prime Minister Miro Cerar on his appointment.
BELGRADE -- A recent initiative to unite the opposition is, in its scope, a storm in a teacup, says Transparency Serbia Director Vladimir Goati.
BELGRADE -- Lamberto Zannier believes that Serbia, as the next chairman of the OSCE, "will be able to continue Switzerland's efforts to resolve the crisis in Ukraine."
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- Goran Rakić has rejected the assessment of EULEX chief Bernd Borhardt that residents of northern Kosovo all increasingly satisfied with the EU mission.
BELGRADE -- Turkey's "active neo-Ottoman policy towards the Balkans" will continue, says former Serbian ambassador to Turkey Darko Tanasković.
BELGRADE -- Head of the EU mission in Kosovo (EULEX) Bernd Borchardt "has rejected claims that Kosovo Serbs do not trust EULEX," Tanjug is reporting.
BERLIN -- Angela Merkel says all countries in the region have EU prospects, but that the accession will depend on how quickly they implement vital reforms.
BELGRADE -- Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić called on German investors Sunday to increase their investment in Serbia.
BELGRADE -- Political analyst Đorše Vukadinović believes PM Aleksandar Vučić's "decision not to give subsidies for exports to Russia" means he is "fogging the essence."
"We can disagree over the status (of Kosovo) for the next 200 years, but that does not mean that we should hate each other, that we should not do business with each other."
BELGRADE -- Members of the Serbian assembly have adopted a set of media laws - the Public Information and the Media Law, and the laws on Public Media Services and on Electronic Media.